Wednesday, 30 July 2014

eCops: New Special Constable Ceremony

TWENYTWO new special constables are to be presented with their warrant cards at an attestation ceremony after completing 13 weeks of training.

The ceremony will take place on Wednesday, August 6, from 7pm at the Cambridgeshire Constabulary HQ in Huntingdon.

Head of Cambridgeshire Special Constabulary, Victor Kerlin said: “We are always pleased with the recruitment of new special constables.

“The new officers are part of our on-going recruitment campaign to attract local people who wish to contribute to policing and community safety.

“The level of dedication, effort and flexibility provided by our special officers is a matter of immense pride for the force.

“CC is recognised as a pioneering service when it comes to engagement with SC, opportunities that are offered to SC and the resources that the constabulary invests.”

The special constables will receive their warrant cards from Deputy Chief Constable Alex Wood and sworn in by Magistrate Benjamyn Damazer. Police Crime Commissioner, Sir Graham Bright will also attend to meet the new officers and their families.

The Special Constables will be posted across the county.